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Our Wines2018-10-25T16:12:19+00:00

Joubert-Tradauw’s Wine Selection

The Joubert-Tradauw Private Cellar is located just outside the picturesque village of Barrydale. Life around here is mainly about two things: fruit of the vine and the work of human hands. Step into the clean, crisp air and onto the rich, fertile soil of the Tradouw Valley.

Joubert-Tradauw Chardonnay 2015

Made from delicious fruit grown in the beautiful Tradouw Valley. Elegant and feminine with fynbos floral. Hints of toasted almonds, honey and vanilla. Lively and full mounth Chardonnay fruit, complimented by citrus burst on finish. Drink now to 2020.

Enjoy this wine as aperitif with friends. The fresh fruit-driven style will compliment a fresh green salad with camembert and citrus; fresh snoek/salmon; grilled prawns; crayfish/lobster; seafood risotto and asparagus. Decant before drinking.

  • Alcohol: 13.5% Vol

  • Residual sugar: 2.1g/ℓ

  • Total Acidity: 6.5g/ℓ

  • pH 3.36

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Joubert-Tradauw Chardonnay 2015
Tradouw (13.5%)
Meyer Joubert’s wines, made in out-of-the-way Tradauw, deserve to be much better known.
This shale-derived Chardonnay is a case in point, a leesy, rich, mealy white with a winning
combination of acidity and concentration. 2018-22

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Joubert-Tradauw R62 2013

Joubert-Tradauw R62 2013

This classic red is named after the Route 62 highway that passes through the beautiful Tradouw Valley.  Matured in French oak for twenty months, bottled unfiltered.

The cultivars that make up this classic blend (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc) were matured separately using only the best barrels. A complex note gives away to underlying tones of raspberries, blackberries and red fruit, followed by a lingering herbal finish. Drink now through 2026.

Enjoy with beef Wellington or slow roasted shoulder of lamb or lamb knuckle on a fresh tomato and herb polenta.

  • Alcohol: 14.0% Vol

  • Residual sugar: 2.5g/ℓ

  • Total Acidity: 5.6g/ℓ

  • pH 3.5

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Joubert-Tradauw R62 2014
Tradouw (13.5%)
Named after the main road on which his winery sits, this is a pure Cabernet Sauvignon made
from 46 clone. It’s another fine, polished red from this under-rated winery with subtle mocha
and tobacco notes, smooth tannins and grassy elegance. 2020-26

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Joubert-Tradauw Pinot Noir 2013

Joubert-Tradauw Pinot Noir 2013

Lithe is the best way to describe this delicate and complex wine. Matured for 18 months in French oak barrels and bottled unfiltered. A maiden release with much promise..!

Translucent wafts of red cherry and Asian spice. Dried rose petals, pomegranate and sous bois aromatics. This interesting wine has a soft, lingering finish. Drink through to 2025.

Enjoy with fresh tuna, a spicy oxtail or a Klein Karoo waterblommetjie bredie.

  • Alcohol: 14% Vol
  • Residual sugar: 2.3g/ℓ
  • Total Acidity: 5.5g/ℓ
  • pH 3.5
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Joubert Tradauw Syrah 2015

Joubert-Tradauw Syrah 2015

This is an excellent example of a fresh yet complex Syrah.  Matured for 14 months in French barrels.

This wine has a full and lively effect on the palate with a spicy cherry note and hint of guava. Earthy with soft tannins and good acidity followed by a lingering finish. Drink now through 2025.

A handsome companion to a beautiful piece of fillet, ostrich with cranberries and camembert or even a delicate and rich dessert like a chocolate soufflé.

  • Alcohol: 13.5% Vol
  • Residual sugar: 1.9g/ℓ
  • Total Acidity: 5.6g/ℓ
  • pH 3.48
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Joubert-Tradauw Cabernet Franc Reserwe 2015

Cabernet Franc 2015

A classic, well-balanced thinly layered wine with brooding garnet of sweet red and black hedgerow fruit combined with stewed apples and cranberry. Hints of spice with cigar box aromas. Tannins are re-assuring with a cedar plum finish.

Compliments any hearty meat dish like oxtail, cog a vin, spicy foods and pulled pork. It plays well with spicy undertones but is more suitable for neutral dishes like bouillebaisse and a tom yum soup.

  • Alcohol: 14.0% Vol

  • Residual sugar: 2.0g/ℓ

  • Total Acidity: 5.7g/ℓ

  • pH 3.58

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Joubert-Tradauw Cabernet Franc Reserve 2015
Tradouw (14%)
Little known outside Tradauw, let alone South Africa, Meyer Joubert’s wines are some of the
hidden jewels of the Cape. Grown at 450 metres on Karoo shale and clay soils, in a region
that’s cooler than Stellenbosch, this is a beautifully refined, restrained Cabernet Franc with
fine tannins and acidity and subtle wooding. 2019-25

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Joubert-Tradauw R62 Alternative Red 2016

Joubert-Tradauw R62 Alternative 2015

A vibrant, deep, bright ruby colour and an indication of fresh upfront fruit; a soft middle palate with distinct Cape floral Buchu notes, a balance of fynbos, honeysuckle and red berries.

Enjoy as friendly, versatile, your favourite everyday red wine to be enjoyed summer and winter, ideally with Klein Karoo lamb, oxtail a curry or Coq Au Vin.

  • Alcohol: 14.5% Vol

  • Residual sugar: 2.9g/ℓ

  • Total Acidity: 5.6g/ℓ

  • pH 3.46

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Joubert-Tradauw R62 Alternative White 2018

R62 Alternative White

The sister of the R62 Alternative Red.

A crisp, yet complex white blend with fresh upfront fruit, a soft but complex middle-palate of buchu and Cape floral and a lingering finish of honeysuckle, honey and mint.

  • Alcohol: 12.5% Vol

  • Residual sugar: 2.0g/ℓ

  • Total Acidity: 5.2g/ℓ

  • pH 3.54

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UNPLUGGED R62 Sauvignon Blanc

UNPLUGGED R62 Sauvignon Blanc

This lively Sauvignon Blanc boasts with lively crispy, fresh flavours of bell pepper layered with tropical fruit.

A well integrated acidity ensures that this is a wine that can be enjoyed at any occasion!

Available from Tops at SPAR and Van Loveren Family Vineyards.

  • Alcohol: 13% Vol
  • Residual sugar: 2.85g/ℓ
  • Total Acidity: 6g/ℓ
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UNPLUGGED R62 Merlot

UNPLUGGED R62 Merlot

This fruity Merlot has intense aromas plum and cassis well integrated with undertones of vanilla and hints of eucalyptus.

The smooth tannin structure of the wine along with its fruity, lingering finish, makes this wine an excellent choice for any occasion.

Available from Tops at SPAR and Van Loveren Family Vineyards.

  • Alcohol: 14% Vol
  • Residual sugar: 4.44g/ℓ
  • Total Acidity: 5.6g/ℓ
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